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World watching you, U.S. tells Iran


The meeting began as a closed-door session but the USA was able to ensure a second, open phase of talks thereafter, despite resistance from Russia, France, Bolivia and other members. "The United States is abusing the platform of the Security Council", said Russian Ambassador Nebenzia. Briefing the Security Council, Taye-Brook Zerihoun, Assistant United Nations Secretary-General for Political Affairs, said the demonstrations taking place in Iran were a fundamental expression of human rights, ... Read More »

Four more flu deaths in Iowa


People who get a flu vaccine may still get sick, but the vaccine may help minimize the symptoms, and may also help people overcome the flu more quickly, Pacheco said. People should recover from normal flu within a week so, although the cough and fatigue may last longer. Health officials say it's hard to know how reliable such reports are because most people do not go to the hospital to be tested when they get the flu. Read More »

The Byton Electric SUV is the vehicle future - and it's incredible


It's about empowering both passengers and drivers to make the most of their time and, as the buzzword-filled CES 2018 presser kept saying, allowing people to "turn miles, into smiles". Byton is also working with Amazon to integrate the tech company's Alexa virtual assistant into its vehicle. If you want to get your hands on a Byton Concept, you'll have a little bit of a wait. Read More »

Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT) Upgraded at BidaskClub


Riverhead Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Applied Materials Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $57.68 billion market cap company. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating, twenty-five have given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company's stock. Read More »

Key indices at record highs, Nifty50 closes above 10600-mark


Representational Image An Economic Times report, while quoting an expert, had said that the current rally in the Nifty was expected go on with intermediate support around 10,300 levels. It broke the previous record of 10,558.85 reached on January 5. Asian markets trading with gains after more records on Wall Street influenced the trading sentiment here. Read More »

Nvidia teams up with Uber, VW for self-driving, AI tech


At CES, Nvidia also announced a partnership with Volkswagen . The technology will enable so-called "intelligent co-pilot" capabilities based on processing sensor data inside and outside the auto. Two Xavier chipsets form part of a larger Nvidia platform for AI and self-driving, dubbed Pegasus. Pegasus delivers the performance of a trunk full of PCs in a chip the size of a license plate and is claimed to be the world's first processor specifically created to drive fully autonomous robotaxis. Read More »

TMZ: 'Coach' Star Jerry Van Dyke Dead at 86


He appeared as a guest star on a number of shows with his brother, including the classic "The Dick Van Dyke Show", in which he played younger brother Stacie Petrie. He worked alongside his brother in recent years, even as both were in their 80s, telling the Los Angeles Times of the elder Van Dyke: "I looked up to him as a kid". Read More »

Iconic French Pop Singer France Gall Dies at 70


She went on to work with songwriter Serge Gainsbourg , Gall singing their song " Poupée de cire, poupée de son " at the Eurovision Song Contest in 1965, winning the competition for Luxembourg. Her 1987 song, "Ella, elle l'a" (Ella, She Has It), a tribute to jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald written by Berger, also became a No. 1 hit in Germany, where she achieved considerable success in the sixties and early seventies. Read More »

States Won't Back Down From Sessions On Marijuana

Back in May, Sessions released a memo directing federal prosecutors to once again seek the harshest sentences possible under the law. The Drug Enforcement Administration , too, does not necessarily consider marijuana its highest priority in every jurisdiction, though agents do feel it is problematic in some areas, including in states where it is legal, an official said . Read More »

Oil dips away from 2015 highs as doubts emerge over rally


Demonstrations in Iran, OPEC's third-biggest oil producer, and tensions between the USA and North Korea are also responsible for the bullish trend in prices. OPEC, supported by Russian Federation and other non-members, began to hammer out a deal to cut supplies again in 2016, aiming to lift prices by removing a glut built up in the previous two years. Read More »

Nefarious Security Apps Playing On Consumers Fears

We've compiled this rank list of the best-rated apps on the Google store for the Android operating system. According to Sensor Tower , that's because of Android's dominance in developing economies. In total, since the App Store was launched in the summer of 2008, developers have earned over $86bn. Based on a clean 70%/30% revenue split, Apple's revenue from the App Store would have been $11.4 billion past year. Read More »

Passengers evacuate burning plane after crash at airport


A video of the collision shows the moment a WestJet Boeing 737 with 168 passengers on board hit an empty Sunwing aircraft, causing the Sunwing jet to catch fire. "Emergency crews were on hand and responded immediately", Westjet said in a statement , according to The Associated Press . Toronto Pearson International Airport confirmed the accident on its tarmac in a tweet , but is yet to provide information on whether it has caused any delays other than to the two directly affected aircraft. Read More »

GDP growth seen at four-year low


In 2017-18, the manufacturing sector is predicted to grow by 4.6 per cent, down from 7.9 per cent in 2016-17, as per the first advance estimates released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO) on Friday. Economic Affairs Secretary Subhash Chandra Garg said: "GDP growth of 6.5 per cent for 2017-18 implies growth of 7 per cent for the second half". The predominant narrative would be to attribute this slowdown to the adverse impact of note ban and implementation of GST. Read More »

Girl Scout Cookie Season Kicks Off This Weekend


Girl Scout Cookies . The Girl Scout Cookie Program® not only teaches girls essential entrepreneurial skills but also powers incredible experiences for them across the United States. Just as the holiday overindulging ends, it's time for Girl Scout cookie season . "I mean, the money stays in our community". Be on the lookout for the Girls Scouts of Southern Appalachians, they're usually setup near grocery stores around the area. Read More »

Kirby Smart: 11 things to know about Georgia's coach


Smart, who served as Nick Saban's defensive coordinator at Alabama from 2008-15 prior to taking over at Georgia , pointed to the Crimson Tide's close games this season. "We've got a big, a good opponent we're about to face, so I'm sure this team, this coaching staff knows what we've got to focus on from here on". That meant after Alabama played its annual games with Auburn (every year since 1948), Tennessee (every year since 1928 with the exception of 1943, when neither team played due ... Read More »

McDonald's (MCD) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Credit Suisse Group

Factory Mutual Insurance Company who had been investing in Qualcomm Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $98.42 billion market cap company. McDonald's Corporation had 116 analyst reports since September 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was downgraded by Nomura to "Neutral" on Tuesday, May 23. Read More »

Bank of America Corp (BAC) Position Boosted by Afam Capital Inc

The institutional investor held 30.45 million shares of the major banks company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $771.66 million, up from 28.60 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. Afam Capital Inc.'s holdings in Bank of America were worth $6,545,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Caldwell & Orkin Inc. now owns 126,465 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $2,983,000 after purchasing an additional 45,365 shares in the last quarter. Read More »

Cedar Hill Associates LLC Invests $363000 in Duke Energy Corp (DUK)

Temporary downside caused buying opportunity with money flow recorded at $13.71M this was driven by Duke Energy Corporation up down ratio was at 1.34X for yesterday with buying at $53.50 M in positive, while buying at dips stood at $39.79 ML, this means that institutional investors used opportunity to accumulate assets with BT at $12.17 M and together with block ratio of 2.53x of which upticks contributed $20.11 MN while down ticks bought in $7.94 Million, this typically means traders took ... Read More »

FedEx (NYSE:FDX) Price Target Increased to $290.00 by Analysts at Argus

It has outperformed by 18.44% the S&P500. Neville Rodie & Shaw Inc increased its stake in Fedex Corp ( FDX ) by 5.35% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Therefore 62% are positive. FedEx Corporation now has an average analyst recommendation of 2.00 according to analysts. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Wednesday, September 20 by Stifel Nicolaus. Read More »

Jefferies Group Comments on Simon Property Group Inc's FY2017 Earnings (SPG)

On the stock's most recent trading day, the company's shares ended the regular session at $166.60, which is 11.43% lower than its 52-week high. UFS's SI was 3.63 million shares in January as released by FINRA. Goelzer Investment Mgmt accumulated 0.52% or 27,224 shares. (NYSE:FCX) for 469,620 shares. (SPG), there were 58 new positions totaling 2,315,414 shares of the company's stock. Read More »

Rbo & Co LLC Has Increased Coca (KO) Stake


Zuckerman Investment Group Llc who had been investing in Capital Southwest Corp. for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $265.60 million market cap company. (NYSE:WMB) has "Buy" rating given on Monday, September 11 by RBC Capital Markets. Royal Bank of Canada set a $56.00 price target on The Coca-Cola and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research report on Tuesday. Read More »

Apple Inc. (AAPL) is Saratoga Research & Investment Management's Largest Position

Apple comprises about 6.9% of Saratoga Research & Investment Management's investment portfolio, making the stock its largest position. (AAPL) traded up $1.97 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $175.00. Wells Fargo Mn owns 35,735 shares. Moreover, South Texas Money Mngmt Ltd has 0.61% invested in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Camelot Portfolios Limited Liability Company holds 28,356 shares. Read More »

RI Trims Stake in Schlumberger Limited. (SLB)

Strategic Advisors Llc who had been investing in Schlumberger Ltd for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $100.87 billion market cap company. Among 21 analysts covering Cinemark Holdings ( NYSE:CNK ), 13 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. SunTrust Banks, Inc. started coverage on Schlumberger a report on Wednesday, January 18th. Read More »

Oppenheimer May Have Just Lost Faith in Synergy Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:SGYP)


State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc . (NASDAQ: SGYP ) for 61,701 shares. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, November 28 by Jefferies. (NASDAQ: SGYP ) on Monday, June 26 with "Buy" rating. As per Thursday, April 6, the company rating was downgraded by Citigroup. Read More »

US, South Korea begin talks to fix 'horrible' trade deal


Officials from the United States and South Korea said that further talks are needed to revise their free-trade pact, a negotiation straining ties between the allies as they grapple with North Korea leader Kim Jong-un's growing nuclear-weapons threat. Read More »

Walt Disney Co (DIS) Shares Bought by LaFleur & Godfrey LLC


The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $112.23, down from yesterday's close by -0.04%. First Capital Advisors Group LLC. now owns 6,515 shares of the entertainment giant's stock worth $692,000 after buying an additional 24 shares during the period. Read More »